The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 89 96 101
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.29% 1.04% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,930
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
ITIL Certification
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
349 385 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.39% 27.80% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 231 256 203
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,400 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Edinburgh region.

ITIL Certification Salary Trend in Edinburgh

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification.

1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 24 (82.76%) Finance
3 19 (65.52%) Banking
4 16 (55.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (51.72%) Retail
6 11 (37.93%) Service Management
6 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
6 11 (37.93%) Degree
7 10 (34.48%) Security Management
7 10 (34.48%) Risk Management
7 10 (34.48%) Legal
7 10 (34.48%) Information Security
7 10 (34.48%) CISA
7 10 (34.48%) CISM
7 10 (34.48%) Project Management
7 10 (34.48%) CISSP
8 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
8 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
9 8 (27.59%) Corporate Banking
9 8 (27.59%) Windows
10 7 (24.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
10 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (24.14%) Line Management
11 6 (20.69%) Digital Forensics
11 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
11 6 (20.69%) MS Office
11 6 (20.69%) Intranet

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Infor SunSystems
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Intranet
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) PeopleTools
General
1 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 19 (65.52%) Banking
3 15 (51.72%) Retail
4 10 (34.48%) Legal
5 8 (27.59%) Corporate Banking
6 7 (24.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Coordinator
2 6 (20.69%) PMO Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) PMO Coordinator
2 6 (20.69%) Project Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (10.34%) Governance Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Environment Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft Developer
5 1 (3.45%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
2 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
3 5 (17.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (55.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (37.93%) Service Management
4 10 (34.48%) Information Security
4 10 (34.48%) Project Management
4 10 (34.48%) Risk Management
4 10 (34.48%) Security Management
5 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
6 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
6 7 (24.14%) Line Management
6 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (20.69%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (17.24%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (13.79%) Change Management
9 4 (13.79%) Patch Management
10 3 (10.34%) Analytics
10 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
10 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) PeopleCode
3 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQR
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 10 (34.48%) CISA
2 10 (34.48%) CISM
2 10 (34.48%) CISSP
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.45%) OCP
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) ISO27002
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) IBM
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Sun
4 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.45%) VMware